This tomato, cucumber, avocado salad is an easy, healthy, flavorful salad. It’s crunchy, fresh and simple to make. It’s a family favorite and ready in less than 15 minutes.
Serving Size: 4
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Some produce are terrible roommates – they are a bit “gassy”.
The main way to lengthen shelf life of produce is by using cold temperatures to slow food’s respiration, or ‘breathing’ process.” In general, the warmer the temperature, the faster the rate of respiration, which is why refrigeration is critical for most produce. But while you want to slow it down, you don’t want to stop the breathing altogether. The worst thing to do is seal fruits and vegetables in an airtight bag. You’ll suffocate them and speed up decay.
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We have great relationships with local farmers. You will often see Rich’s truck from Scenic View out front from early spring until late fall. And our own truck hits the pavement frequently throughout the week to Dickerson, MD and fills up with Farm Fresh goodness at Lewis Orchards.
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